Landscape Horticulture

Estimated Landscape Horticulture Program Cost *

  Landscape Horticulture
A.A.S. Degree – 72 credits
Landscape Horticulture
Diploma – 64 credits
Landscape Horticulture Professional Gardening
Certificate – 20 credits
Sustainable Food Systems
Certificate – 27 credits
Tuition $168.95/cr. $168.95/cr. $168.95/cr $168.95/cr
Fees $20.81/cr. $20.81/cr. $20.81/cr. $20.81/cr.
Tools/Equipment $200 $200 N/A N/A
Textbooks $1,090 $850 N/A N/A
Personal Property Fee $185 $185 N/A N/A
Grand Total $15,137.72 $13,379.64 $3,795.20 $5,123.52

* Amounts based on 2014–15 tuition and fees.

Put Your Tuition on Ice!

That’s right. Tuition will remain the same for the next two years, making your degree even more affordable. Learn more about the tuition freeze.

Scholarship Opportunities

Each year, Dakota County Technical College and the DCTC Foundation make more than $200,000 in scholarships available to our students. Students are encouraged to create an account and apply for scholarships online.

Financial Aid

Step 1: Apply now for financial aid. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
DCTC's Federal School Code: 010402

Step 2: After receiving an official award letter from DCTC, you may apply online for a Federal Stafford Student Loan. Visit the Loans page for more information.


Work-Study & Student Worker Positions

Students looking for ways to help finance their college education can find part-time jobs on campus with various DCTC departments and programs. Deliver your completed Work-Study Application to the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid and search for openings at College Central Network Services. For more information, you can review Work Study Procedure.